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A Site Dedicated to the Blue Macaws and Parrot Conservation

This unique site - the only one of its kind - is dedicated to the gathering and dissemination of information about the Blue Macaws, the Anodorhynchus group of parrots, and the promotion of parrot conservation.  We hope that you will enjoy perusing our site, which is full of information from all over the world about the Blue Macaws.  

Information about Blue Macaws

We have comprehensive information on and images of the Hyacinthine Macaw ( A.hyacinthinus), the Lear’s Macaw (A.leari) and Glaucous Macaw (A.glaucus) as well as the extremely rare Spix’s Macaw (Cyanopsitta spixii).

 

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Preservation of the Blue Macaws and their Habitat - Can You Help?

If you are curious about these birds, their conservation or indeed interested in doing something however small or large, to preserve this magnificent and captivating species, by the development and implementation of workable strategies to protect and save parrot species from extinction, or if you can contribute any more to the cause of protecting their fast disappearing habitat in Brazil, which is threatened by the ever present threat from the human population, then we will be delighted to hear from you - please get in touch by email.

                                            




Quotes

 " Naturam expellas furca, tamen usque recurret "

( If you drive out nature with a pitchfork, she will soon find a way back)

Horace (65-8 BC)

"Creatures who have traveled with us through the ages are now apparently doomed, as their habitat - and the old, old habitat of humans - falls before the slow-motion explosion of expanding world economies"

Gary Snyder (1990)

"We live in a kind of dark age, craftily lit with synthetic light, so that no one can tell how dark it has really gotten. But our exiled spirits can tell..."

Martin Prechtel (1998)

"The clock is no longer just ticking – it’s ringing an alarm, and if we don’t listen the consequences for people and biodiversity will be catastrophic.”

Dr. Fred Boltz, Conservation International (2009)

Latest News

  • Saturday 16th December 2023
    Spix-Ara Jungvögel in freier Wildbahn

    Seit der Freisetzung der Spixaras im Jahr 2022 haben all Mitarbeiter darauf gewartet dass es zu einer Brut in der Caatinga kommt. Und in diesem Jahr ist es soweit. Das Elternpaar, ein Männchen, das im Juni ausgewildert wurde, und ein Weibchen ... Read More »

  • Tuesday 12th December 2023
    Gesamtzahl der Spix-Aras auf 331 gestiegen

    Der Kurator des ACTP, Vladislav Marcuk, enthüllte anlässlich einer Tagung für Papageienzüchter bei der EXOTA Olomuc Mitte Oktober  dass es zur Zeit 331 Spix-Aras gibt.  Er führte weiterhin aus dass zu Beginn des ... Read More »

  • Sunday 6th August 2023
    Schlechte Nachricht aus Brasilien

    Ich habe gerade gelernt, dass Volitalia, das französische Energieunternehmen, das einen riesigen  Windpark mitten im Lebensraum des Lear-Aras in Bahia errichten wollte, unglücklicherweise eine gerichtliche Entscheidung - beim oberen ... Read More »